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Part of Parkhurst Prison

A Grade II Listed Building in Newport, Isle of Wight

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.718 / 50°43'4"N

Longitude: -1.3047 / 1°18'17"W

OS Eastings: 449178

OS Northings: 91156

OS Grid: SZ491911

Mapcode National: GBR 8B4.T4L

Mapcode Global: FRA 8745.ZF7

Entry Name: Part of Parkhurst Prison

Listing Date: 1 February 1972

Last Amended: 2 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1034532

English Heritage Legacy ID: 309632

Location: Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30

County: Isle of Wight

Civil Parish: Newport

Built-Up Area: Newport (Isle of Wight)

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: Newport St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

NICHOLSON STREET
1.
5270
Nos 2-6 (consec)
(part-of Parkhurst Prison)
SZ 49 SE 13/148B

II GV

2.
Terrace of houses. 1843-4 by Sir Joshua Jebb. Red brick walls, painted stucco
dressings, slate roof, red brick stacks. Half of a once symmetrical composition around
a round-headed stuccoed and coved arch, the right hand rusticated abutment of which
survives. Two storeys. Set back to right. No 2 with round headed sash window to
ground floor and blank oculus to first floor between pilasters carrying C20 plain
parapet in place of entablature. Entered via return elevation flanking terrace of
4 houses (Nos 3-6). These have at ground floor level a continuous arcade of round
arches with plain imposts containing, from left to right, a window, 2 doors, 3 windows,
2 doors and a window. The windows are small pane sashes with recessed brick panels
under, the doors part glazed C20. Above, 5 windows (small paned sashes under segmental
heads) above alternate arches, and united by a plain cill band. Projecting eaves, roof
hipped to right. Three cross-ridge stacks


Listing NGR: SZ4917891156

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